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odu ifa Ìwòrì Ìká

Check out this Ifa verse in Ìwòrì Ìká (Iwori Àyòká):

We should always think ahead and aftermath in all we do. Ifa always exposes possible outcome of situation and also provides immediate solutions to it all. Only if we know how to apply it amicably. Please pounder and meditate over ...

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happy new year in yoruba

Happy New Year !!! It is 10,059 of the Yoruba Calendar – KṒJṒDÁ (Aseyi samodun o!)

“KṒJṒDÁ” – ‘Ki ṓjṓ dá: Meaning; May The Day Be Clear or Foreseen; is the name of Yórúbà Calendar. Akù Odùn Tìtún o! Eyìn Omo Yórubà nìlè lókó, léyín ódì! It is 10,059 of the Yoruba Calendar (Kojoda, which means ...

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ifa fesstival 2017

Photos from Ifa festival 2017

Ooni: I could not understand the language spoken in the market. What was it that I didn’t sell? Except human parts. I sold biscuit, vegetable oil, rice, sugar, name it. I kept on working. The going was rough and tough ...

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yeye osun

Photo Of The Day: Ọ̀ṣun priestess, Yèyé Ọṣun, Ile Ife.

She is studying with us at the University of African Art summer school, Akire Temple, Ile ife

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orisa

Yoruba Spirituality is Second to none: Top Yoruba Spiritual Forces and Praise names

Spiritual forces Àasà female spirits. Àbikú the spirits of young children who live a short life between Reincarnations. Àjínde the spirit of a deceased ancestor (egún) who speaks at their own funeral through a medium. Agbasà the spirits of a ...

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yoruba religion

Yoruba culture and religion is one of the best preserved in Nigeria – Darren

You can still find IFA diviners not only in owo, ile-ife and Ibadan but also in faraway Brazil, USA and the Caribbeans! Unfortunately, the purveyors of shariah in Nigeria today are notable Yoruba Muslims such as Ishaq Akintola. Why push ...

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ifa yoruba religion

IFÁ is the Divine Message of Olodumare to mankind….

” Ifa is not merely a collection of verses, proverbs, parables and anecdotes. Ifa is God’s sacred message to mankind. It is the embodiment of the totality of human existence.” Ifa is the Divine Message of Olodumare to mankind and ...

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Photos and videos from Eyo Festival 2017

Photos, Videos from Eyo Festival 2017

      Photos: Tinubu, Ambode, others celebrate Eyo Festival in Lagos Procession by Groups at Eyo Festival, 2017.   “Eyo Festival’s’’ early morning showers – Signs of peace, acceptance by Gods of Lagos City   Lagosians in their thousands ...

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lucumi

Lucumí Vocabulary: How Yoruba Culture Survived The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade ?

Yoruba Culture Yet Survives The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade ???????? Lucumí Vocabulary Is Another Version Of Yoruba Language Spoken By Yoruba Slave Immigrants In North & South America. Here are a few words in Lucumí to get you started: Adié: Hen ...

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iyemoja

Yemoja (Yemanja/Lemanja) – The Goddess of fertility and love

Translated Version! Yemoja is one of the most important female deity in Yoruba spirituality, that has a very close association with water elements. Yemoja is a Goddess of fertility and love because Yemoja name her self means mother of many ...

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